Monday, 19 October 2020 - 8:00am to Wednesday, 21 October 2020 - 6:00pm


19–21 October 2020

The University of Vermont annually presents one of the nation’s premiere conferences focused on the diverse legal issues impacting all aspects of higher education. The University of Vermont will be offering the Legal Issues in Higher Education Conference in a fully online format during the fall of 2020. The conference will include multiple concurrent sessions, large plenary sessions, welcome reception, networking lunches and vendor area. Learn more by visiting the University of Vermont's website!

  • The program features leading experts in Higher Education Law, Student Affairs and Campus Public Safety.
  • Through interactive sessions, panel discussions and informal networking opportunities participants learn practical approaches to complex legal situations.
  • Participants acquire the knowledge to implement best practices, policies and programs; and develop a network of peers to serve as connectors and advisors who continue to serve as a problem-solving resources after the conclusion of the conference.

Sessions include topics around:

  • Civility on Campus
  • Cybersecurity
  • Restorative Justice
  • Clery Act
  • Threat Assessment
  • Free Speech
  • Student Mental Health
  • Student Conduct
  • Title IX
  • Greek Life